Did You Never Know?

Did you never know, long ago, how much you loved me—
That your love would never lessen and never go?
You were young then, proud and fresh-hearted,
You were too young to know.

Fate is a wind, and red leaves fly before it
Far apart, far away in the gusty time of year—
Seldom we meet now, but when I hear you speaking,
I know your secret, my dear, my dear.


Submitted by Venus

by Sara Teasdale

Comments (2)

One of my favorites
Very well written, and with so much truth when you think of lfe, dont we all have that certain hidden secret within our souls till death due us part....... EXCELENT Bonnie